News

Chorley Wind Turbines Affect Radar

Posted by on Mar 20, 2013 in Information, News | 0 comments

TweetRead more here: http://www.chorley-guardian.co.uk/news/local/turbines-affect-radar-1-5508081

Read More

Busker Pete Memorial

Posted by on Dec 31, 2012 in Information, News | 0 comments

Busker Pete Memorial

Tweet We apologise for being so late to report this but we deemed it worth mentioning the sad loss of Pete Haseldon. He was well known for his busking in Chorley and he will be greatly missed by anyone local who’s days had been brightened by his music. He always came across as being a particularly nice person who had a talent for entertaining. Pete, you will be greatly missed. More information can be read...

Read More

Donate To The Lancashire Air Ambulance

Posted by on Dec 9, 2012 in Admin Post, Blog, Event, Feature, Great Hill, Healy Nab, Information, News, Rivington, rivingtonpike, Winter Hill | 1 comment

TweetHello everyone, As you are currently reading this on RivingtonPike.com you most likely have an interest in walking or cycling around the West Pennine Moors. Very few people ever come into major difficulty whilst out walking or cycling but it can happen. When it does happen  The Lancashire Air Ambulance Service are always there to help, only they are able to get to the hard to get places on the moors and without them many people would not be able to get help. In order to help they require our funding and donations. They require 4.2 million pounds per year just to keep going. If every...

Read More

Fireworks From Rivington Pike

Posted by on Nov 3, 2012 in Admin Post, Information, News, Photographs, Rivington, rivingtonpike | 0 comments

TweetI have never been up Rivington on Bonfire weekend or New Years Eve myself but I know people who have who say that you get a great view of fireworks going off over Chorley and Bolton. If anyone manages to get up this weekend it would be great if you could add some photos to the website. I will not be able to make it up Rivington this year so hopefully the fireworks on the website will suffice.

Read More

Bradley Wiggins of Chorley May Not Defend His Tour de France Title

Posted by on Oct 25, 2012 in Admin Post, Bike, Information, News, Rivington, rivingtonpike | 1 comment

TweetBradley Wiggins is just one of the ‘many’ famous people from Chorley. He has become something of a local legend after his Olympic successes and his Tour de France success. He has won 7 Olympic medals in total and aims to win a few more in Rio 2016. Prior to his 2012 Olympic appearance Bradley Wiggins managed to win the Tour de France making him the first ever British man to win the prestigious title. It was expected that Bradley Wiggins would aim to retain his title during the 2013 Tour de France but it is looking likely that he will act as wingman for Chris Froome (this...

Read More

200 Posts and 50 Website Users!

Posted by on Oct 8, 2012 in Admin Post, Event, Feature, Information, News, Rivington, rivingtonpike | 0 comments

TweetThis is our 201st website posts and today our 50th website user joined. Thanks to everyone who has joined, visited the site, followed us on Twitter or entered the photography competition. If you wish to join as a member so that you can keep up to date with what is going on please follow this link: http://rivingtonpike.com/members-registration/ If you wish to enter our photography competition sponsored by SpiralGFX please follow this link for more information on entering: http://rivingtonpike.com/contest/ This is a link to our Twitter page: https://twitter.com/Rivington_pike Please feel...

Read More